Speechless by Sofia Mavragani © Margarita YOKO Nikitaki
'Long Time No See!' by Beatrix Simkó and Jenna Jalonen © Daniel Domolky
'Engel' by Marta Alstadsæter and Kim-Jomi Fischer © Alexander van der Linden
'Ensemble' by Robbie Synge and Lucy Boyes © Amy Sinead Moran
'Jean-Yves, Patrick and Corinne' by Collectif Ès © Christian Rausch

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Find dance performances by Aerowaves Twenty artists


Engel / Marta Alstadsæter and Kim-Jomi Fischer

Purmerend, the Netherlands


BSTRD / Katerina Andreou - Bark

Toulouse, France

Muyte Maker

Muyte Maker / Flora Détraz

Strasbourg, France